Basketry Events Calendar

Upcoming Events of Interest to Basketmakers

Date/Time Event
March 1, 2022 - March 1, 2023
Twining with Soft, Natural Materials (Online/On Demand)
May 13, 2022 - April 2, 2023
This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World
Renwick Gallery, Washington, D.C. - iCal - 0
July 2, 2022 - July 9, 2026
Here, Now, and Always
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Santa Fe, NM - iCal - 0
July 15, 2022 - January 2, 2024
Creative Splendor: Japanese Bamboo Baskets from the Thoma Collection
San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX - iCal - 0
August 17, 2022 - January 31, 2023
I Choose, Therefore I Am
September 1, 2022 - February 28, 2023
Intellectual Beauty (Online)
October 17, 2022 - December 31, 2025
Mary Jackson Modern and Contemporary Gallery
Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston, SC - iCal - 0
November 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023
Transformations
November 11, 2022 - January 10, 2024
Conversing With The Land: Native North American Baskets of the Maxwell Museum Collection
Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, Albuquerque, NM - iCal - 0
November 11, 2022 - January 10, 2024
We Were Basket Makers Before We Were Pueblo People: Pueblo Baskets in Context
Maxwell Museum of Anthropology, Albuquerque, NM - iCal - 0
December 8, 2022 - February 18, 2023
Gaa-Miinigowiziyang – What We Were Given
Watermark Art Center, Bemidji, MN - iCal - 0
January 1, 2023 - March 31, 2023
HGA Small Expressions 2022
Foothills Art Center NC, Elkin, NC - iCal - 0
January 3, 2023 - January 31, 2023
Lynne Francis-Lunn in "Creative Expressions"
Falmouth Art Center, Falmouth, MA - iCal - 0
January 10, 2023 - April 8, 2023
Robert Lewis: Bringing Stories to Life
Saline Courthouse Museum, Rose, OK - iCal - 0
January 18, 2023 - February 15, 2023
Artists in Residence
January 28, 2023 - October 1, 2023
Creations of Spirit
High Desert Museum, Bend, OR - iCal - 0
January 31, 2023 - February 2, 2023
Weaving in the Sunshine State Basket Weaving Retreat
Crowne Plaza Bell Tower Shops, Fort Myers, FL - iCal - 0
February 3, 2023 - February 5, 2023
Georgia Basketry Association Convention
Doubletree Hilton – Atlanta/Roswell, Roswell, GA - iCal - 0
February 4, 2023 - February 5, 2023
Sue Muldoon: Backpack Weaving Basics (Online)
February 17, 2023 - February 19, 2023
Twined and Plaited Totes
John C. Campbell Folk School, Brasstown, NC - iCal - 0
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01 Jan
January 1, 2023 - March 31, 2023    
12:00 am
Small Expressions is an annual juried exhibition showcasing contemporary small-scale works (not to exceed 15 inches in any direction) using fiber techniques in any media. [...]
03 Jan
January 3, 2023 - January 31, 2023    
12:00 am
NBO member Lynne Francis-Lunn is exhibiting her work in Creative Expressions: A Weaver, A Painter, A Photographer" at the Siegel Gallery, Falmouth Art Center. Information [...]
06 Jan
January 6, 2023 - January 8, 2023    
12:00 am
Participants will complete two baskets- one that uses woven strips of bark, and one using a sheet of bark that will be folded and stitched [...]
07 Jan
The exhibit looks at the life and work of Cherokee National Treasure Thelma Forrest, a prolific basket weaver who has taught traditional Cherokee basketry for [...]
10 Jan
January 10, 2023 - April 8, 2023    
12:00 am
cC exhibit features seven artworks from Robert Lewis' personal collection, seven pieces from the Cherokee National Collection, and three other baskets. Information at Saline Courthouse [...]
13 Jan
January 13, 2023 - January 15, 2023    
12:00 am
Use varieties of wild willow and cultivated willow to create our baskets, and discuss harvest practices and options for acquiring material for future projects. Information [...]
13 Jan
January 13, 2023 - January 15, 2023    
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Using a multi-shaft table or floor loom, participants will be walked through the entire process of creating and beaming a 3 yard warp, weaving the [...]
18 Jan
January 18, 2023 - February 15, 2023    
12:00 am
Twelve fellowships for exceptional writers and artists based on the merit of the work. Available for a 2-, 3-, or 4-week residency as best meets [...]
19 Jan
The Texas Basket Weavers Association will hold their 2023 conference in Dallas, Texas. There will be four days of classes, Stars of Weaving exhibit, vendors, [...]
22 Jan
January 22, 2023 - January 27, 2023    
12:00 am
Work with strips of cultivated willow bark in this introduction to natural basketry. Learn about growing, harvesting, and preparing willow bark through classroom lectures and [...]
27 Jan
January 27, 2023 - January 29, 2023    
12:00 am
Explore the design possibilities of chase weave using willow and cedar bark and an assortment of fibers. This versatile basketry technique is accessible for all [...]
28 Jan
Exhibition will immerse visitors in the Indigenous Plateau worldview, reflecting knowledge systems of tribes along the Columbia River and its tributaries.Six Native artists commissioned for [...]
31 Jan
January 31, 2023 - February 2, 2023    
All Day
Fifty classes with twenty different instructors in all types of weaving mediums - reed, paper, black ash, Nantuckets, pine needle coiling, sweetgrass, raffia, white oak, [...]
03 Feb
February 3, 2023 - February 5, 2023    
All Day
The annual convention of the Georgia Basketry Association featuring workshops, events, etc. Information and registration at Georgia Basketry Association
04 Feb
February 4, 2023 - February 5, 2023    
12:00 am
Learn the basic shape and weaving techniques for an Appalachian Backpack. Project will be a medium backpack of reed. Once you learn the basic shape, [...]
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06 Jan
6 Jan 23
Grand Marais
Events on January 7, 2023
07 Jan
Events on January 10, 2023
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13 Jan
13 Jan 23
Grand Marais
Events on January 18, 2023
18 Jan
Events on January 19, 2023
Events on January 22, 2023
22 Jan
Events on January 27, 2023
27 Jan
Events on January 28, 2023
28 Jan
28 Jan 23
Bend
Events on January 31, 2023
Events on February 3, 2023
03 Feb
Events on February 4, 2023

May 2022

This Present Moment: Crafting a Better World – Washington, D.C. – May 13, 2022 - April 2, 2023

Jul 2022

Here, Now, and Always – Santa Fe, NM – July 2, 2022 - July 9, 2026
Creative Splendor: Japanese Bamboo Baskets from the Thoma Collection – San Antonio, TX – July 15, 2022 - January 2, 2024

Oct 2022

Mary Jackson Modern and Contemporary Gallery – Charleston, SC – October 17, 2022 - December 31, 2025

Nov 2022

Conversing With The Land: Native North American Baskets of the Maxwell Museum Collection – Albuquerque, NM – November 11, 2022 - January 10, 2024
We Were Basket Makers Before We Were Pueblo People: Pueblo Baskets in Context – Albuquerque, NM – November 11, 2022 - January 10, 2024

Dec 2022

Gaa-Miinigowiziyang – What We Were Given – Bemidji, MN – December 8, 2022 - February 18, 2023

Jan 2023

HGA Small Expressions 2022 – Elkin, NC – January 1, 2023 - March 31, 2023
Lynne Francis-Lunn in "Creative Expressions" – Falmouth, MA – January 3, 2023 - January 31, 2023
Robert Lewis: Bringing Stories to Life – Rose, OK – January 10, 2023 - April 8, 2023
Creations of Spirit – Bend, OR – January 28, 2023 - October 1, 2023
Weaving in the Sunshine State Basket Weaving Retreat – Fort Myers, FL – January 31, 2023 - February 2, 2023

Feb 2023

Georgia Basketry Association Convention – Roswell, GA – February 3, 2023 - February 5, 2023
Twined and Plaited Totes – Brasstown, NC – February 17, 2023 - February 19, 2023
Judith Saunders: Plaited Basketry – Brasstown, NC – February 19, 2023 - February 25, 2023

Mar 2023

Black Ash Pack Basket – Grand Marais, MN – March 3, 2023 - March 5, 2023
Black Ash Pack Basket – Grand Marais, MN – March 7, 2023 - March 9, 2023
Nantucket Style Baskets and More! – Stanley, VA – March 9, 2023 - March 13, 2023
Sweetgrass Basketry – Grand Marais, MN – March 11, 2023 - March 12, 2023
Yarn, Rope, String – New Bedford, MA – March 12, 2023